NX9618 : Mine ventilation shaft, Whitehaven

taken 7 years ago, near to Whitehaven, Cumbria, Great Britain

Mine ventilation shaft, Whitehaven
Mine ventilation shaft, Whitehaven
Familiarly known as "The Candlestick", the structure is a survivor of the Wellington Pit. Built in 1850 to the designs of architect Sydney Smirke.
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Date Taken
Friday, 27 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Monday, 30 June, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Building Type (from Tags)
Ventilation Shaft 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 9685 1825 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:32.9372N 3:35.7724W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 9684 1811
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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